Category: Colonial Women

Hamilton courts, weds Schuyler

By Roseanne McKee Republished with permission of the Bartlesville Examiner-Enterprise When Elizabeth “Betsey” Schuyler reached the age of 18, prospective suitors began to notice of her. An aide-de-camp of George Washington, Tench Tilghman, came to Albany to attend the Indian council early that summer…

Colonial Women – Part II

Alexander Hamilton’s wife was an impressive woman in her own right.